Johann Christoph Zeiher

Male25 October 1749–8 September 1816

Brief Life History of Johann Christoph

When Johann Christoph Zeiher was born on 25 October 1749, in Haberschlacht, Brackenheim, Württemberg, Germany, his father, Johannes Zeyher, was 35 and his mother, Christina Barbara Goetz, was 33. He married Agnes Dorothea Loebich on 16 June 1778. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 8 September 1816, at the age of 66.

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Johann Christoph Zeiher
Dorothea Benkinger
Marriage: 8 July 1783
Johann Christoph Zeiher
Severus Zeyher
Susanna Zeiher
Agnes Dorotea Zeyher

Sources (42)

  • Johann Christoph Zeiher, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Christoph Zeiher, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Christoph Zmiher in entry for Susanna Zmiher, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 July 1783
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (2)

    World Events (2)

    1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

    Age 64

    On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.


    Age 65

    The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.

    Name Meaning

    South German:

    topographic name from Middle High German zīle ‘row of houses, alley’, or zīl ‘thorn bush, briar’, the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

    habitational name for someone from any of several places called Zeil or Zeilen.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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